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 This day in History - January 15
396 Historic Events for January 15
1900

C‚sar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son)

Birth
1900

SCNEC soccer team forms

Event
1902

Abd al-Aziz ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Faisal al-Saud, king (Saudi Arabia)

Birth
1904

Eduard Lassen, composer, dies at 73

Death
1905

Coen de Koning becomes world champion all-round skater

Event
1906

Rezso Kokai, composer

Birth
1906

Aristotle Onassis, Greece, rich shipping magnate

Birth
1907

3-element vacuum tube patented by Dr Lee De Forest

Event
1907

Gold dental inlays 1st described by Wm Taggart, who invented them

Event
1908

C Hill and R J Hartigan make 8th wkt partnership 243 for Aust

Event
1908

Roberta Bitgood, composer

Birth
1908

Edward Teller, Budapest Hungary, fathered H-bomb (Manhattan Project)

Birth
1909

Ernest von Wildenbruch, German playwright (Das Edle Blut), dies at 63

Death
1909

Ernest Reyer, composer, dies at 85

Death
1909

Gene Krupa, Benny Goodman's drummer (Sing Sing Sing)

Birth
1909

Elie Siegmeister, NYC, composer (Plough and the Stars)

Birth
1909

Enrique Sasal y Chapi, composer

Birth
1911

Wim Kan, Dutch cabaretier

Birth
1911

Wilhelm Berger, composer, dies at 49

Death
1911

Cy Feuer, NYC, Bdwy producer (Feuer and Martin-Chorus Line)

Birth
1912

Michel J-P Debr‚, premier of France (1959-62)

Birth
1913

Lloyd Bridges, San Leandro Calif, actor (Sea Hunt, Roots, Airplane)

Birth
1914

Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian

Birth
1915

Sydney, Kern and Smith's musical "Love o' Mike," premieres in NYC

Event
1915

Guillaume Couture, composer, dies at 63

Death